Party affiliation: Republican
- Associate Wells, Gattis & Hallowes, Orlando, Florida, 1980-1982, Wells, Gattis, Hallowes & Carpenter, Orlando, 1983-1994, Gattis, Hallowes & Carpenter, P.A., Orlando, 1995—2004. Attorney Dalton & Carpenter, P.A., since 2004.
Board directors Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Orlando, 1983, University Florida Gator Boosters, 1988-1997, Church St. Counseling Center, 1992-1996. Member American Bar Association, Association Trial Laywers American, Florida Bar Association, Academy Florida Trial Lawyers. Clubs: Country of Orlando, Downtown Athletic of Orlando, University.